disc jockey

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disc jockey

One who selects and plays music for the public, as on a radio station or at a party or event. Commonly abbreviated as "DJ." Man, this disc jockey is terrible—no one is dancing. I love that disc jockey's radio show—she always plays the best music.
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disc jockey

verb
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disk jockey

and deejay and disc jockey and DJ
n. a radio announcer who introduces music from phonograph records. (see also veejay.) The disk jockey couldn’t pronounce the name of the singing group.
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The dzRH radio station reported the 19-year-old, identified as Rose Canquera, had been so enamoured with a disc jockey named "Benjie Parak" that she would travel for more than an hour from Gingoog City in Misamis Oriental to Butuan City where Parak's station is located, just to ask the DJ for a date.
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Mark, aged 40, of Rutland Avenue, Nuneaton, has been a disc jockey since he was 16.
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But I made it up by being a disc jockey. Either would do, she said.
A burly, pony-tailed Harvard dropout, Jonathan first worked as a disc jockey for college radio stations and a record-store clerk, all the while writing protest songs.
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